Sahara camel trek 6 days from Zagora

Sahara camel trek 6 days from Zagora – trek to Erg Chigaga from Zagora – 6-day Morocco desert trek – Morocco camel trekking 6 days – Trekking tour from Zagora

Sahara experience - Adventure trip

Outdoor Adventure trip – Morocco desert

Camel ride

Camel trekking tour Morocco

Morocco desert experience

Visit the Erg Chigaga great dunes

Sahara desert camp - comfort and relaxing

Nights in wild camping Sahara

Sahara camel trek 6 days Zagora – Erg Chigaga – M’hamid

Morocco camel trekking 6 days – Erg Chigaga trekking tour – camel trek from Zagora – Morocco desert trek – Wild camping Sahara overnights

Day 1 – Sahara camel trek : from Zagora to Oum Laachar

This Sahara camel trek 6 days starts from Zagora. Your guides are local Sahrawi nomads. Camels form the caravan for this trip. 

A 6-day Morocco camel trek is a very authentic experience of the Sahara. The camel trip in the desert is one of the best experiences for your Morocco holidays. 

During the first day of this Zagora to Erg Chigaga trek, you will hike about 4 hours and discover beautiful landscapes. 

You also enjoy your first night in a wild camping in the Morocco desert at Umm Laachar.

Day 2 – Sahara camel trek Morocco : from Oum Laachar to Oued Lamhaser

On the next day, the Sahara desert trekking tour from Zagora continues.

The caravan of camels goes through Oum Laachar and you take the direction of South. You enjoy camel trek in the morning. Listen to the silence in the desert and admire the views on the golden dunes. The Morocco camel trek is perfect outdoor experience to deconnect and relax.

At noon, taste delicious lunch in the shade of tamarisk in the Sahara. 

In the afternoon, your Sahara desert trip from Zagora continues through the dunes. From Oum Laachar you go to Oued Lamhaser. You spend an overnight in a wild desert camping in Oued Lamhaser.

Day 3 – From Oued Lamhaser to Erg Laabidlya and the Erg Chigaga great dunes 

On the 3d day of this Sahara camel trek from Zagora, you will discover the Erg Chigaga great dunes !

You start the camel trip from Oued Lamhaser in the morning. The hike in the desert continues few hours.

You will visit a place with massive dunes and covers the greenery and flowers after the rainy season. In the evening, take time to watch the sunset. The nomads will prepare a campfire and dinner. 

The wild camp is set up at the foot of the Erg Chigaga dunes. You can stargaze, listening to the songs of the nomads. 

This Morocco Sahara camel trekking 6 days is great to discover many landscapes in the Sahara. The Erg Chigaga dunes are ones of the biggest in Morocco. It worth the visit! 

Day 4 – Erg Laabidlya – Erg Chigaga camel trek

On the next day, the Morocco camel trekking continues in the heart of the Sahara desert, the majestic Erg Chigaga dunes stretching to infinity. Enjoy the landscapes all around you. Relax, breath and admire the Sahara! 

On foot or on the back of the camels, it’s up to you to discover the Moroccan desert and the incredible landscapes that follow one another … In the evening, you arrive at Oued Laatache. After a delicious dinner around a fire, you will spend the night in a wild camping. 

Day 5 – Morocco camel trekking : Oued Laatache – El Jam

The 6-day camel trekking in the Sahara takes you to El Jam. You enjoy hiking all the day long. The caravan moves slolwy in the desert. 

Break for lunch in the middle of the desert. 

The overnight is planned at El Jam, in a wild camping, on dunes offering magnificent views of El Bour.

Day 6 – Sahara camel trek : El Jam – Bertam – M’Hamid

After leaving El Bour, you will continue to walk through the Draa Hamada. The hamada is a vast desert rocky plateau covered with stones. You will be back in the afternoon to Oued Ben Hakki and Mhamid.

Your Sahara camel trek 6 days is coming to an end. You leave your guides with a lot of good memories!

Nights in Morocco Sahara wild camp 

One of the highlights of this Morocco desert trek is the nights in a Sahara wild camping. 

The camp is set up for the night at the foot of the dunes. The wild camp is made up of small nomadic tents. 

Camels are relaxing near the camp. The dinner is prepared on a campfire. 

Taste nomadic lifestyle !

Mhamid desert camp

Reach Zagora for this 6-day Morocco camel trekking

You can go to Zagora by bus. Bus lines provide transport from the main cities: Ouarzazate, Marrakech …

It’s also possible to come to Zagora with rental car.

A shared or private taxi trip can be planned.

We can organize a private transfer to the desert with visits of the beautiful Drâa Valley, typical villages, kasbahs, and the palm grove … if you are interested in this option, contact us for more information.


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